- Jean-Bertrand Aristide resigns as President of Haiti following popular rebel uprising.
- Jerome Lawrence, American playwright (Inherit the Wind), dies at 88
Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes
- #1 Song: Yeah! - Usher Featuring Lil Jon & Ludacris
- #1 Song: Mysterious Girl - Peter Andre Ft. Bubbler Ranx